ABU DHABI, -- Dr. Mohammed Matar Al Kaabi, Chairman of the General Authority of Islamic Affairs and Endowments, and head of the Hajj Mission, briefed His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, on the services and facilities provided by the mission to pilgrims during the annual Hajj season, at Al Bahr Palace, on Tuesday.

Dr. Al Kaabi also informed Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed about the plans and programmes the authority intends to implement in the future.

''Serving pilgrims is a responsibility, honour and duty that require all to double their efforts, commitment and dedication in delivering the best services to pilgrims,'' HH stressed while praising the efforts of the mission in adopting effective standards to deliver prompt and the best service to pilgrims.

He also urged the mission to continue providing better services to pilgrims, from their registration to their safe return home, and to work as a team to enable pilgrims to perform their rituals with ease and safely.

Al Kaabi lauded the interest of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan in providing the best services to pilgrims and commended Sheikh Mohamed's follow-up of their wellbeing.

Source: Emirates News Agency